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Monday

May 5, 2014 4:06 pm

Music students present thesis projects in composition, cultural musicology

Music students present thesis projects in composition, cultural musicology

Faculty pianist James Parakilas, Momenta Quartet perform as music majors present thesis projects on May 10.

Friday

May 2, 2014 12:00 pm

Slideshow: Insights from a day with Thomas Goetz ’90, Renaissance man for the digital era

Slideshow: Insights from a day with Thomas Goetz ’90, Renaissance man for the digital era

A day with Thomas Goetz ’90, an author and entrepreneur who has scrutinized humanity’s dance with information technology since the early Internet Age.

Thursday

May 1, 2014 8:36 am

Bates welcomes slam poet Kit Yan

Bates welcomes slam poet Kit Yan

A queer, transgender Asian American slam poet from Hawaii, Kit Yan performs on May 8.

Thursday

May 1, 2014 8:25 am

Lewiston native featured as Bates hosts Yale’s Whiffenpoofs

Lewiston native featured as Bates hosts Yale’s Whiffenpoofs

The Whiffenpoofs of Yale University, the country‚Äôs oldest collegiate a cappella group, perform at Bates College at 8 p.m. Saturday,…

Wednesday

April 30, 2014 4:33 pm

Distinguished pianist and baritone to perform

Distinguished pianist and baritone to perform

Grammy award-nominated pianist Reiko Uchida and Thomas Meglioranza, called “one of America’s finest young baritones,” by Newsday, perform at Bates on May 2.

Wednesday

April 30, 2014 4:18 pm

‘Enlaces: I Am’ explores Latin American presence on campus, in Maine

‘Enlaces: I Am’ explores Latin American presence on campus, in Maine

In an exploration of the Latin American presence in Maine, Latino/a members of the Bates community offer a performance on May 2.

Tuesday

April 29, 2014 2:08 pm

Terry Beckmann, Bates vice president for finance and administration, to retire May 30

Terry Beckmann, Bates vice president for finance and administration, to retire May 30

Beckmann transformed the way Bates does business, says President Spencer. Her favorite project: the Hedge and Rogers Williams renovations.

Monday

April 21, 2014 1:00 am

Pulitzer Prize winner Isabel Wilkerson is Commencement 2014 speaker, joining honorands John Seely Brown, Glenn Close and David Shaw

Pulitzer Prize winner Isabel Wilkerson is Commencement 2014 speaker, joining honorands John Seely Brown, Glenn Close and David Shaw

Bates will confer honorary degrees on leaders from the arts, business, journalism and technology during Commencement ceremonies May 25.

Friday

April 18, 2014 12:12 pm

Goetz ’90 brings ‘The Remedy’ to campus

Goetz ’90 brings ‘The Remedy’ to campus

Thomas Goetz ’90, author of a new history that traces the intersecting careers of Arthur Conan Doyle and the scientist who showed the world that germs cause disease, speaks at Bates on April 28.

Friday

April 18, 2014 10:20 am

Calidore String Quartet to perform

Calidore String Quartet to perform

The prize-winning Calidore String Quartet performs music by Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Osvaldo Golijov at Bates on April 25.